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Phyllobolus spinuliferus (Haw.) Gerbaulet
Information on the genus : Phyllobolus
Basionym : Mesembryanthemum spinuliferum Haw.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Mesembryanthemum spinuliforme Harv. & Sond.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sphalmanthus spinuliferus (Haw.) L. Bolus
 Aridaria spinulifera (Haw.) N.E. Br.
 Mesembryanthemum spinuliferum Haw. (1795)
 Nycteranthus spinuliferus (Haw.) Schwantes
 Perapentacoilanthus spinuliferus (Haw.) Rappa & Camarrone
 Mesembryanthemum spinuliforme Harv. & Sond. (1862)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Sphalmanthus brevisepalus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus var. brevisepalus
=Sphalmanthus brevisepalus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria brevisepala L. Bolus (1928)
=Sphalmanthus brevisepalus var. ferus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Sphalmanthus carneus (Haw.) N.E. Br.
=*Nycteranthus carneus (Haw.) Schwantes
=Mesembryanthemum carneum Haw. (1795)
=*Sphalmanthus framesii (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria framesii L. Bolus (1928)
=*Sphalmanthus quarternus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria quaterna L. Bolus (1932)
=Sphalmanthus rejuvenalis L. Bolus (1966)
=*Sphalmanthus strictus (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria stricta L. Bolus (1927)
=*Sphalmanthus watermeyeri (L. Bolus) L. Bolus
=Aridaria watermeyeri L. Bolus (1928)
=*Aridaria gibbosa L. Bolus (1929)
=*Nycteranthus parvisepalus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=Aridaria parvisepala L. Bolus
=*Nycteranthus framesii (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus quaternus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus strictus (L. Bolus) Schwantes
=*Nycteranthus watermeyeri (L. Bolus) Schwantes
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Succulent Ht up to 0.3 m. Alt: 10 - 650 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119: 145-211 (1997)
  • Il.Handbook succulent plants: Aizoaceae F-Z : 214 (2001).
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Record n°111157
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